Carcinoma of the Kidney: Biological Markers
Part of the
NATO Advanced Science Institutes Series
book series (NSSA, volume 53)
During the development and progression of malignant disease, certain biological products (markers) are produced by, or in response to, the tumour. They may be specific for a particular tumour, or non-specific, and have a potential value in diagnosis, screening, staging, prognosis, the choice of treatment, monitoring disease progression, and evaluation of the response to treatment. Improved biochemical and immunological techniques have made possible their identification, characterisation and availability for clinical use (1).
KeywordsRenal Cell Carcinoma Tumour Marker Renal Tumour Renal Cancer Renal Carcinoma
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